Choir Students to Perform "Journey in Song" Thursday, June 5, 7:30 p.m.
- Date:Thu 05 June 2014
- Time:7:30 PM
LBCC's award-winning choirs will perform their spring concert Thursday, June 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the LBCC Russell Tripp Performance Center, Takena Hall, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.
Conducted by LBCC director of choral activities, Dr. James Reddan, the performance includes the Concert Choir, Re-Choired Element Chamber Choir, the Musical Theater/Opera Workshop, and the a cappella groups Blue Light Special and The Sirens. Penny Bazanele will accompany on piano.
The concert will feature an eclectic array of works spanning the choral repertoire including Johnny’s Gone for a Soldier (Boudreaux), How Can I Keep from Singing (Gilpin), Daemon irrepit callidus (Orban), The Coolin’ (Barber), Twa Tanbou (Guillaume), and much, much more! The concert will feature student conductors Alyson Stewart and Kristen Laursen with the LBCC Concert Choir conducting Weep O Mine Eyes (Bennett) and Dravidian Dithyramb (Paranjoti).
LBCC vocal a cappella ensembles will present a wide variety of popular favorites including I See Fire, Happy, Say Something, Day Dreaming, and Little Wonders.
LBCC Musical Theater/Opera Workshop, directed by James Reddan and Dan Stone, will present short pieces from the Broadway hit Sweeny Todd.
During the concert, the second-annual Lee M. Westford Scholarship in Music will be presented.
Tickets are $10 general admission, $7 for students, seniors, and veterans, and $5 for under 18. Purchase for no fee online at www.linnbenton.edu/russelltripptheater, at the Russell Tripp Performance Center Box Office, by phone at 541-917-4531, or two hours prior to the performance. Box Office hours the week of the performance are 1p.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, contact the LBCC theater box office at 541-917-4531. For special needs and accommodations, contact the Office of Disability Services at Phone 541-917-4690 or via Oregon Relay TDD at 1-800-735-2900 at least 72 hours in advance of this event.